Antique James Durfee Single Flue Harpoon from Ship Hero of Nantucket

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Rare and important single flue harpoon marked J D (James Durfee), the ship mark S HERO for the whaleship Hero, and a boat mark consisting of 2 lines. Large head has remnants of paint. Measures 34-1/2" long.

The ship Hero was a prolific whaler making whaling voyages from Nantucket 1792 to 1860.

For enhanced presentation, an historically accurate reproduction wood pole and roping fitted to this harpoon is available for $250 extra. Please 4 week lead time.


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